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FOX
Sep 30, 2012 5:00pm PDT
at your local safeway store. . >>> recapping the top stories on this sun. the southbound lanes of highway 101 in san carlos back open after a shooting crash shut down part of the freeway. late this afternoon a shooting victim veered off the freeway near the holly street exit. authorities haven't released the extent of the injuries or details on the shooting. senate coast guard searching for two fishermen after the boat capsized off the coast. the pair who were not wearing life vests went missing at about 10:30 this morning about 20 miles south of half moon bay. two others made it safely to shore. a coast guard search and rescue team is using a helicopter and two boats right now looking for any sign of those two fishermen. >>> police in the east bay received more than a thousand noise complaints during a rave last night in the parking lot of the oakland coliseum. residents in oakland, san leandro and alameda were kept up by the event that lasted until two. the organizer said noise is always an issue but asked for neighbors to be patient since it only happens once a year. >> a fundr
FOX
Oct 2, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. who's stepping up to fill in and the concerns about their replacement. >>> also the local city that plans to outsource police work. the move that put a snag in this controversial plan. >> plus, temperatures are still hot around the bay area. but not for long. the updated weather time line for the area where you live. tonight on ktvu channel 2 news at 6:00, complete bay area news coverage. >>> an update now on a washington, d.c. bureau's investigation of wasteful spending. an assistant -- has now resigned following an internal investigation. the audit looks into two training conferences last year at posh resorts in orlando florida. the audit says more than $170,000 in taxpayer money was wasted that included $50,000 for a training video starring an actor who portrayed general george patton. >>> the department of defense has now identified the remains of seven soldiers. one of them is from the bay area. sergeant james a.sisney and the six other marines were on board a pbj1 aircraft that failed to return from a training mission in 1944 over an island in the pacific. their remains w
FOX
Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. >> reporter: you can't help but notice how many people are carrying bags full of merchandise, and local businesses are getting ready for sunday whether game 1 is home or away. leslie said she would be out today with a bad case of orange october. >> a play and a miss. >> oh, we screamed. we screamed, and we jumped into each other's arms. >> reporter: this lifelong fan started going to games with her dad in 1958. >> the plastic statue of willie mays kept next to my barbie doll. >> reporter: at the giants' dugout store, there were new posey for president shirts. >> my fiancee david and i are huge giant fans, and i was told not to buy any more t-shirts before the world series, but i snuck over to the store. i think he'll forgive me. >> reporter: the hottest items, division tees and a gray post- season hat. >> this store has been as crowded from the second post- season game since the beginning of the season. >> reporter: restaurant and bars along king street are gearing up for a barrage of fans on sunday whether the giants play at home or away. >> it will be really busy from open to close. w
FOX
Oct 7, 2012 5:00pm PDT
pressure to the a's but this morning i talked to the players and the local fan whose seem confident about game two today. >> reporter: [ inaudible question ] >> hit a home n. >> reporter: he has been shooting bay area sports teams since the 1970s. but this year's a's team is something new. >> besides being young this is a fairy tale story. they are amazing. this year is so special, not just in terms of the year, but in the innocence. like your first love. >> we know we are in the hunt. get away with a win today hopefully. >> reporter: fans were over shadowed by tiger nation but the park is not intimeidating -- intimidating. several players families are here for support. he has relatives in from chicago. >> mom, aunts, uncles. >> reporter: safety in numbers? >> well, we are his number one fan. >> it is not a hostile environment. it is a wonderful experience and i do get loud. >> reporter: a's kept the crowd quiet till the late innings and that is when the game went detroit's way. so now the circus comes back to oakland for game 3 on tuesday and it is the a's wish that maybe this last
ABC
Oct 26, 2012 5:00pm EDT
getting wind and rain here in fort lauderdale as well. bring you back here locally, the sun was actually out at the beach as we make our final preparations on the maryland coast and across the state so far the weather is quiet. here are the the latest statistics. a category one hurricane, north at 6 miles per hour, and the position is 770 miles south of ocean city maryland. its track that's of primary concern, in to sunday night, the timing shifted on the storm. now we are talking late sunday, primarily in to the day monday and tuesday, that turn from out at sea that turn inward towards delmarva. of course the other wild card, where the storm comes in, but also, exactly what type of phasing we get with the cold air to the west. the cold front coming in, jet stream energy ramping the storm up to really historic levels as it moves in to maryland towards monday and tuesday. the cold air will be blasting in. as we take a look at the set up, the trend shows, sandy coming up the coast, jet stream diving in, and the storm strengthening towards sunday nite. there are wild cards, questio
FOX
Oct 28, 2012 4:30pm PDT
and follow instructions from local officials. the storm expected to make landfall tonight into tomorrow. >>> thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news. see you the next time news breaks. >> and we're here online. game 5 coming up in a few minutes in detroit, and if the giants win, they're world series champs. leave of it right here and we'll see you back here after the game. >> go, giants! >> that's right. go, giants!
FOX
Oct 10, 2012 5:00pm PDT
the mess after last weekend's protest by occupy. with word the movement is back, local businesses are not happy. >> you will have to worry about your car. stand in front of your business, if you are a small business owner, you will have to have an extra employee to watch your business at night. >> reporter: it says open for business but you could hardly tell. many businesses decided to add boards up just in case. >> it is ridiculous. most people understand why they are angry, but you are messing up your own neighborhoods. >> reporter: one year ago today the occupy movement began in oakland when people held protests and set up camp outside city hall. once they were told to leave it set up several confrontation between occupy and police. today people say they don't have an issue with the message, just the manner in which some are delivering it. >> at night time the police fighting against, you know, the occupiers. >> i will support anybody that wants to speak their mind but do it correctly. don't effect the small people you are trying to help. >> reporter: i spoke with the mayor's o
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm EDT
. he was too scared. he came down on his own and they managed to free him. >>> the local teen shot during the first day of school continues to gain more support. >> now baltimore's official soccer team is throwing support behind daniel. how they are fighting bull will ing and why and how you can help. >>> warning about threats facing our nation. why tanks and soldiers won't be able to protect us from this attack. >> reporter: i'm wyatt everhart at the maryland zoo, live. wonder what the secret is to staying robust? she may have the answer. back with a live report. >>> there is no evidence of any accelerant used in the fire that killed fi
ABC
Oct 24, 2012 5:00pm EDT
upper 70s. 60s to the west. 67 in ocean city. wider per spcttive, very little weather locally, a couple showers north of us, northern pennsylvania. that was it. quiet pattern. one thing we noticed, of course, a bigger warm air surge that helped get us up into the low 80s across much of central maryland. a very unseasonably warm pattern. low to mid-70s as the warmest air retreats. i think we'll be more in the 70-degree range as opposed to the 80s. also, weather for neuromaining clear and sunny, tonight crystal clear conditions. we look to remain clear as we go into the middle part of the day following that. then a lot of showers by friday night. that line is the leading edge of cooler hair that will march in and interact with this coastal storm and make for an interesting couple days into the early part of next week. right now all quiet. take a look to the north and west. this is component one. cold air building. you can actually make out that trough of cold air, this leading edge. this is in the montana region, in the northern plain states looking toward the dakotas, snow coming down in
ABC
Oct 15, 2012 5:00pm EDT
towing industry. the two local companies hard the story and decided they wanted to do something. they are both located in ball. both gathered here tonight in the rain about an hour ahead of the care pra van a will go from holly -- caravan that will go from holly high school. early in the morning nancy and her four young grandchildren died. the family didn't have insurance to pay for the funeral. if you don't mind, tell us what tonight is all about. >> we're going to caravan to the family's house. this event was put together by fathers, by men prove they were impacted and want to make a statement that they are doing something to help. >> reporter: i think it's cool. you're going to be lifting up spirits. >> yes. these tow truck drivers are vested in their community and they want to do something to support. >> reporter: you're going to tough it out in the rain. thank you so much for joining us. throughout the next our tow trucks will be arriving at paulie high school and then heading to the home in east baltimore. we'll be there with them and join you again around 6:00. i'm sure this lottin
ABC
Oct 16, 2012 5:00pm EDT
first to i tend college -- attend college have obstacles, but a local nonprofit is helping out. the baltimore education trust helps students. not only do they support kids in high school but through enrolling in college and beyond. >> it's in the just about their enrollment in college. our job is to get them graduated and make sure jobs are waiting. these kids in baltimore, they are our next generation of leadership. the city needs them to come back and play a success. >> they will have the screening at the brun theater at the maryland institute college of art. the event is free and open to the public. >>> this was 5:30 in the morning and he thought a burglar had broken into his home. >> not only is he scared of halloween costumes but the government is afraid at how some of them are made. we'll keep you safe next. >>> a man shoots and kills his girlfriend bus he mistakenly thought she was an intrude are. the woman went into the boyfriend's bedroom about 5:30 when he was sleeping. he woke to see a silhouette, mistook it for an intrude are, grabbed gun and shot the woman. he did call
FOX
Oct 5, 2012 5:00pm PDT
local officials held a ground breaking ceremony at highway 4 and hillcrest avenue in antioch this morning. the widening will also make room for the e bart extension from pittsburg to antioch, a system that will run diesel trains. officials say it will benefit commuters. >> it's going to go from four lanes to eight lanes, so you double the capacity of the existing highway, but you'll also add more seats on the bart system. >> cal trans hopes to have this widening project completed by 2015. >>> city college of san francisco will soon be getting a special trustee to oversee its finances as it tries to keep it accreditation. ccss request's for trustee was approved yesterday by the california community college's board of governors. a trustee is now expected to be appointed in the next few weeks. the community college has until the 15th of this month to submit an action plan to turn itself around and prevent the school from possibly being closed next june. president obama's reelection campaign saw a record-breaking month for fund-raising in september. sources say the amount raised last
FOX
Oct 1, 2012 5:00pm PDT
a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> the anch a wildcard spot wi win tonight against the rangers and ktvu's fred inglis is live, it is possible the a's could win the division? >> reporter: absolutely all they have to do is sweep the texas rangers in the next three days. easier said than done but they coulclch a wildrd spot tonight, even if they lose and tampa bay and the angels lose well. they hope to get their 6th sell out of the year. th are here to buy tickets 4 s e re game tand some fans say this year's team re nds them of the 1970s. >> big red machine. what happened? joe, he grew up in oakland. got the work cut out r them. next thing you know -- >> reporter: what do you think of? >> fighters. young fighters. they are going to go all the way. they are hungry for the win. >> we dominate when everyone wrote us off. impressive. a team full of no one and nothing
FOX
Oct 4, 2012 5:00pm PDT
people are talking about, mitt romney's comment about cutting funding for pbs. a local station tells us how the viewers are responding. >>> fbi investigating the death of u.s. ambassador chris stevens, spent 12 hours at the scene of the attack. u.s. ambassador chris stevens and three others were killed one month ago. attorney general eric holder said the probe has been ongoing and it took till now to visit because of security problems. >>> dedication. dedication to finish the job that they started. so now he is home. >> the final farewell to a marine, 70 years over due. >> i am back here at 5:20 p.m. cooled off today, 10-15 degrees in some places. the weekend is coming, how much cooler could it get? i will let you know. and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i wan
FOX
Oct 11, 2012 5:00pm PDT
from california. local races could determine the balance of power in washington. >> from california, nancy pelosi. [ cheers and applause ] >> reporter: can they do it again if democrats hope to regain control of the house? the road to success runs through california. >> there are huge opportunities for democrats in california. >> reporter: democrats need to pick up 25 more seats. he says five of their best bets are in california. including the 7th and 10th strict races in the sacramento area. where democrats are trying to outest republicans. >> i would say he is one of the most endangered republicans in the country. >> reporter: while republicans fight back -- >> higher taxes, lost jobs. >> reporter: democrats are bringing in big guns like bill clinton this week to help them turn had tied. but most say winning 25 seats is a heavy lift for democrats and a house majority is most likely out of their grasp. >> it is getting difficult. it will be difficult for democrats to take back the house. >> reporter: there aren't usually so many competitive races in california. one benefit is a boo
FOX
Oct 3, 2012 5:00pm PDT
: we are outside the local democrat party headquarters in san jose, where workers are preparing for a big watch party. inside, supporters of president obama are just starting to arrive. south bay democrats are not only getting ready to watch the debate but to celebrate afterwards. they say the debate topic, the economy, is one the president and supporters are ready to talk about. >> the rules have changed. >> reporter: the former assistant secretary of commerce under president obama was a keynote speaker at an economic summit in san jose. he says in his opinion the state of the economy is a plus for the president going into the debate. >> he needs to talk about his values, the values of investing in the middle class, the values of having us be more productive, taking the high road in manufacturing. i think if he speaks of his values, the difference in his vision and romney's vision will become very apparent. >> i think that some of the folks will be concerned about him being professor-ial, but i think he'll be able to explain a very complex issue in a very broken-down way. just break
ABC
Oct 25, 2012 5:00pm EDT
ask if the driver is on his best behavior. >>eporter: we uncovered hundreds of local school buses speeding but there could be hundreds more because a lack of oversight means drivers don't have to report we they get caught on camera. our investigation looks specifically at drivers who work for baltimore city and baltimore county public schools. they racked up more than 200 speeding and red light camera violations just like the ones you see here but those districts also pay more than 300 contractors. it's just not in their contracts. >> why don't you require that? >> it's something i will be looking into moving forward. >> i think it's a benefit to us that you notified us and we will use it to our benefit as well as the citizens of baltimore to make sure everyone is safe and held accountable. >> reporter: that accountability means drivers will have to pay their own tickets. we uncovered more than $10,000 in fines. so tonight at 11 we'll explain why discipline is another cloudy issue for some but not all of our local school districts. if you want to check it out, just go to our websi
FOX
Oct 9, 2012 5:00pm PDT
year the government cut $140 million in financial aid to local fire departments. california was already hit with a two million dollar reduction in federal fire grants in 2010. the united states fire administration which helps local firefighters is also poised for a budget cut. >> they are limited dollars. locally they struggle with budgets at the federal level. >> reporter: oakland officials say their department is dealing with tough economic times and they say they will have to start looking for other sources of revenue if grants continue to dry up. >> now to the election coverage. romney has taken a slight lead over the president. according to polls, in the five- days after last week's debate 49% of likely voters say they support romney, 47% say they back obama. however, among all registered voters, the president still holds a three point lead over romney. >> the folks behind seasame street asking the obama campaign to stop running a new ad that features big bird. >> big bird, big bird. it's me. big bird. >> big, yellow. . >> reporter: the ad mocks his promise to end the payme
ABC
Oct 23, 2012 5:00pm EDT
and the boy scouts, they want to stop something. the fact that they can do something locally oar doing so one dollar at a time, funding the fight against what we all saw in penn state right here at home. now this program will go through halloween and all of party city's locations. ot only do 100% of the locations go to the abuse center, party city will match what is raised with an additional $25,000. >>> bail has been denied for the columbia man secretly videotaping two women inner that home. michael stephen mckenny will remain locked up. the state's attorney's office asked for a no bail case citing the disturbing nature of the case and his prior charges. he taped the women undressed in various stages and also in the bathroom. the state's attorney said he's a threat to safety and this morning a judge agreed. >>> a woman set to deliver her baby in two weeks is gunned down and the killer leaves a note connecting it to lee boyd malvo. >> it referenced the 2002 d.c. sniper case. it read, quote i will kill one pregnant woman a month until lee boyd malvo is freed. investigators are try
ABC
Oct 29, 2012 5:00pm EDT
shelters open state wide pritted by local jurisdictions by the state. i really want to thank the following businesses who have contributed food to make sure we can accommodate people. they are wawa, sam's club and food lion. so thank you many there are no reports currently for critical infrastructure damage. we'll continue to monitor that through the night. so, in conclusion, 5,000 outages so famplet the storm is likely to make landfall sooner than we thought because she's picking up speed along with pick up intensity and we expect landfall in new jersey. sceef, correct me fell' wrong somewhere between -- if i'm wrong somewhere between 8 and 10 p.m. >> more like 8. >> okay. more like 8 p.m. and the storm mr. make its way across maryland. this is a violent storm. we need to act responsibly. this storm has already taken a lot of lives in the caribbean. now it's moving on to land in the united states in our most densely populated areas. stay indoors. we're not trying to scare anyone, but are being honest. this is dangerous storm. in chrisfield. some of you go to the millers clam bak
FOX
Oct 26, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. telling us how the world events impacted the local celebration. robert. >> reporter: we're at the santa clara county fairgrounds where that festival is still going on. it's a day of mixed emotions. thousands came to san jose for a festival. that is joyful, but with a solemn undercurrent. the religious holiday is considered their most important celebration. the festival of sacrifice honors the story of the prophet abraham. south bay islamic association leaders sate mix of bay area muslim communities is unique. >> you professionals, business owners, taxi drivers. all of them coming together to celebrate and enjoy. >> reporter: for many, a chance to feel connect. >> sometimes you get lost. you kind of like lost touch with your culture. some of the occasions where you get to get touch with your roots. >> reporter: many are trying to celebrate knowing family and friends in the middle east cannot. groups are raising funds for people in syria where a civil war continues to rage. there was supposed to be a truce today for the holiday, but the truce ended in violence which included a car bomb at
FOX
Oct 8, 2012 5:00pm PDT
prepared by local celebrity chefs. it will be followed by a $200 per person concert. president obama is then set to spend the night here before leaving tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. from san francisco international airport where he will be headed to ohio. www.ktvu.com has more on the president's visit, including video of his arrival at sfo. >>> republican presidential candidate mitt romney, according to a survey released today, 49% back mitt romney. 45% supporting president obama. mittaccording to polls, president obama stayed even at 48% before and after last week's presidential debate. governor romney saw a bounce up to 47%. but unemployment numbers could still give the president a boost in polls. mitt romney is using foreign policy to sharpen his attack on president obama. coming up what he would do differently to restore peace to the middle east. >>> mi pueblo is being hit with a boycott today. groups are falling on mi pueblo to rescind its decision to participate in a program that checks the immigration status of workers. they joined the program after federal immigration officials launched
FOX
Oct 30, 2012 5:00pm PDT
local schools... every school. for them. for all of us. vote yes on thirty-eight. >>> at least 38 people are dead, millions are without power after that super storm slammed into the east coast. the storm made land fall in southern new jersey and reported craig boswell is live in new jersey with a look at some of the incredible damage and also what the situation is like right now. craig-- >> reporter: yeah frank good evening to you, look we have so many people without power. 80,000 just in this general area. 2-1/2 million in the garden state alone. millions more across up and down the eastern seaboard. that temperature is plummeting that's going into a very, very cold evening adding insult to injury. >> the level of devastation at the jersey shore is unthinkable. >> reporter: authorities are blocking the path into atlantic city where portions of the world famous boardwalk were washed away and debris littered the street. >> there's a lot of water. >> reporter: but san dip's wrath extends well beyond the jersey shore on new york's staten island. wiping out dozens of homes. the chilli
CBS
Oct 30, 2012 5:00pm PDT
in our local forecast coming up in 12 minutes. >> thank you. >>> veneta reports from long island. it's been 24 hours since the storm hit new york city. unusually dark and quiet in you can see. >> reporter: we're limping back to life. the bridges and tunnels are reopen. and bus service is startin. it started today around 5:00 local time. if you catch the bus the rides are free. garbage bins, tree branches and debris left behind as the floodwaters receded in lower manhattan. sandy's powerful winds and storm surge slammed the city and rattled residence. >> the entire residence is flooded out. the basement -- we have no electricity. >> reporter: the city remains paralyzed. many businesses are closed, power is still out for tens of thousands, and the city's subway system is shut down. the mayor says it could be days before subways run and running again. >> make no mistake about it, this was a devastating storm. maybe the worst that we have ever experienced. >> i don't think that we expected the damage that we're seeing as we're walking around the neighborhood. >> reporter: storm surge
CBS
Oct 10, 2012 5:00pm PDT
that we are working cooperatively with local and regional regulatory authorities to gain the necessary permits which will enable us to repair the damaged facilities and in turn get the refinery back to normal operations at full capacity to produce more gasoline and hopefully put downward pressure on the high prices we have been seeing recently. >> reporter: these are the cranes that are in place again sean comey telling us they are cleaning up the refinery at this point. california has 14 different refineries that make the gas that we sell in california. they have a one refinery cushion. if one goes down they are flat. that's where right now. we're a little below that because we had two go down the one in torrence. california sells boutique gasoline. you can't get it anywhere else in the country. makes our air clean but that's a situation we're in. live in richmond, i'm ken bastida in mobile 5. back to you. >> thank you. >>> of course, don't waste gasoline driving around looking for the cheapest price. but you go out, log on to cbssf.com/gas. >>> we are learning more about the deadly a
CBS
Oct 5, 2012 5:00pm PDT
/gas. enter your zip code and get the best local prices. >>> the action packed weekend around the bay area got under way today with the america's cup races and fleet week on the san francisco waterfront. people left work early for the hardly strictly bluegrass festival in golden gate park and there is more music with the florence & the machine concert at shoreline. our wild weekend continues tomorrow with more of fleet week and the america's cup right along the san francisco waterfront. one northbound lane of the embarcadero is going to be closed to handle the bike traffic. add to that we have a giants play-off game on saturday and another one on sunday, because it's all weekend, the hardly strictly bluegrass festival is going to draw thousands more to golden gate park. then both cal, stanford, they have home football games. and music fans will be jamming roads for a justin bieber concert at oracle arena. then there is a madonna concert at hp pavilion. on sunday, action continues along the san francisco waterfront. there is a second giants play- off game. the hardly strictly bluegrass
CBS
Oct 25, 2012 5:00pm PDT
protestors are gathering. now, da, police and local businesses aren't taking any chances. >> reporter: that's right, there are up to 200 protestors in front of frank ogawa plaza right now. they started gathering here around noontime. some are wearing masks, others have shields that they are holding. you can see there are some police officers standing by. they are not actually in the -- right next to the protestors. they are kind of staying back and that's the strategy they don't want to provoke those protestors. that has businesses concerned, as well. you can see the chase bank across the street from city hall. it's all boarded up with plywood. >>> reporter: some oakland "occupiers" say they want to celebrate the one-year anniversary in a peaceful manner. >> there's just no need for that kind of aggression when we could have much more civilized ways of disagreeing. >> reporter: but some downtown business owners are frightened by what they see. protestors wearing masks, helmets and holding shields. this chase bank across from oakland city hall didn't take any chances. they boarded up a
CBS
Oct 17, 2012 5:00pm PDT
down. ♪ [ music ] the story lines parents go rogue threatening local businesses. >> how many kids do you have? >> five. >> can you meet me somewhere? >> sure. >> can we text you the address? >> the message, public schools desperately need money so they are asking voters to say yes on two competing tax initiatives. propositions 30 and 38. >> they are both polling under 50% and 38 has been fighting 30 and so forth and we're in danger of having neither one pass. >> reporter: that's not contradictory? >> no. i'm hoping that it sends a message to the state that education funding is crucial. >> reporter: and it is a real concern. negative ads like this one for prop 38 could mean both propositions fail. reportedly, that's one of the reasons this ad will no longer air starting today. >> that's the beginning of the healing process. and now it's time to like heal rapidly and get everybody out there to vote yes on both. >> reporter: so keep in mind if prop 30 fails that's the initiative backed by the governor it would trigger $6 billion in all cuts and most of that money -- in automatic cut. th
CBS
Oct 3, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. ocean beach. not only was it an amazing sight to kickf fleet week >>> it may have looked like a military invasion this morning at ocean beach. not only was it an amazing sight to kick off fleet week, but it's also a crucial exercise that could save lives. cbs 5 reporter don ford explains. >> reporter: the united states marine corps made a big show of their military mobility today. in a dramatic landing at ocean beach, the marines arrived in this l-cat which stands for landing craft air cushion a 16,000 horsepower hovercraft and all 60 tons of it floats on air. this exercise isn't just for show. the marines are training with state and local emergency agencies preparing to assist with humanitarian and disaster relief when the next big earthquake hits. mayor ed lee says the marines are vital. >> the ability to carry emergency equipment from trucks to generator
CBS
Oct 2, 2012 5:00pm PDT
straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. separate shootings. the most recent incident happened t >>> a deadly 18-hour stan in oakland. five people died in four separate shootings. the most recent incidents happened this afternoon on 57th avenue. this morning, two men were killed in a shooting on 72nd avenue. last night, two more were killed in separate shootings okay macarthur boulevard. four of the five men were shot while sitting in parked cars. no arrests have been made in any of the shootings. authorities do not believe they are related. these latest killings now make it 90 homicides for the year for the city of oakland. >>> san rafael has just approved the toughest antismoking rules in marin county. >> it severely restricts where people can smoke including where they live. as ann notarangelo tells us, the ordinance had wide ranging support. >> reporter: in marin county only 7.5 of% of people smoke so it's easy to understand why so many people would sup
CBS
Oct 4, 2012 5:00pm PDT
best local prices. >>> the traffic is going to be gridlocked this weekend. the one thing you should do before you head out on the roads. >> it is rush hour over the bay area as a strong onshore flow is bringing in that marine layer once again. guess what it's going to get stronger as we head toward the weekend. so many events going on. what's the weather looking like? there is a chance of rain in the extended forecast. let you know when coming up. >> patients treating back pain now at risk for meningitis. the tainted steroid that's made its way to california. and the symptoms of this rare fungal meningitis. ,,,,,, ra >>> tonight investigators are warning hundreds if not thousands of patients could be at risk for a rare meningitis infection. the culprit, a tainted steroid drug often used to alleviate lower back pain. dr. kim mulvihill reports, vials of the medication were shipped here to california. >>> reporter: sue manor is waiting to see if she gets meningitis. >> i just sort of thought okay we're going to research. and, of course, the more i researched it, the more worried i get.
CBS
Oct 24, 2012 5:00pm PDT
bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. cbs 5's roberta gonzales ise at kezar pub in san francis. roberta, word >>> game one is under way between the giants and tigers. roberta gonzales is live at kezar pub in san francisco. now, roberta, word is there is a friendly wager of some sort? >> i just have to tell you i had the coolest assignment in the world today to find giants fans mingling with detroit tiger fans. so we found this place right here. i have to tell you it was so hard! we had to go to five different pubs to find this one of the so come on in here. here we are, of course, a sea of giants fans. but we have these guys here. who are you rooting senator. >> detroit! ! >> reporter: where are you from? >> detroit! >> yeah! >> reporter: very difficult to find tiger fans here in san francisco because i
CBS
Oct 16, 2012 5:00pm PDT
square. and police say a group of local girls is frequenting the area. a gang of shoplifters known as the rainbow girls: she has seen them in action. >> come in pacts and then start distracting the workers and then once they get the opportunity, they'll like, you know, stash. >> reporter: last month, we showed you this video of a group of girls arrested following a mass shoplifting at the union square store. the cops informally call them the rainbow girls because they often dress and dye their hair in bright colors. a group of seven young women, ages 15 to 20 were wearing more subdued outfit when is they struck friday at 2:15 in the afternoon. they're not allowed to talk on camera because of the corporate policy, but employees say the girls immediately spread out once they got in the store. others starting grabbing items and stuffing them in their shopping bags. >> reporter: the store clerk grabbed stuff out of their hand and tried to lock them in the store in an effort to hold them for police. they got away. other clerks tell me they have been hit by the gang many recent day, includi
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Oct 26, 2012 5:00pm PDT
local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... rob a woman inside her casto valley home. but what investigators say really ha >>> two teenagers hatch a plan to rob a woman inside her home in castro valley. but what investigators say really happened was a murder that was nothing short of evil. a trusting woman strangled to death with the young suspects setting a fire to cover up their tracks. cbs 5 reporter da lin with how the victims knew those suspected killers. da. >> reporter: allen, prosecutors say this was such a gruesome crime, that they will be charging a 16-year-old in this case as an adult as he appeared at this superior court this afternoon. both he an an 18-year-old suspect will be charged with murder and arson. >> this is what nightmares are made of what these two i'll use the term loosely people did. >>> reporter: detectives describe the two teens as evil and their crimes despicable. they say the suspects kille
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Oct 23, 2012 5:00pm PDT
tigers have nine players from there taking part in the fall classic so coming up at 6:00 how local venezuelans are celebrating the record achievement. game one between the giants and tigers, tomorrow night 5:07. chief meteorologist paul deanno will have the answer in a little bit. if you are looking for gear a photo galley, go to cbssf.com/giants. >>> we have developing news from east contra costa contra costa where a plane crash has killed one person and it happened around 2:00 this afternoon when the single- engine plane crashed in an open field and went up in flames. the field is just four miles north of the byron airport. >> i was working in my shop, heard a plane sputter and then heard an explosion. it was completely in flames, a lot of black smoke. that's all we saw. you can only see a little tail section of the plane. >> police believe no other passengers were on board. the faa is investigating the cause of the crash. >>> it's been one of the worst days for the stock market this year. [ closing bell ] >> underwhelming corporate earnings reports are rattling investors' nerves
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Oct 1, 2012 5:00pm PDT
education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. restaurants. >>> date night at a discount? a simple phone call can save you money even at real nice restaurant as soon as and it doesn't involve coupons. nobody at your table would even know. consumerwatch reporter julie watts lets us in on the big secret. >> reporter: it's 12:30 on a wednesday afternoon, and this restaurant is packed. but what most diners don't realize is the same reservation the day before would have saved them 30%. >> you have to come back? >> reporter: this is one of a growing number of discounts discounting based on the time and day. >> you going out anyway, so change the time a little bit. we are an hour earlier or later, and you can get up to a 30% discount. >> reporter: chaya's manager says that 10 to 15% of the reservations are new customers dining with a discount and not necessarily during off-peak hours. for instance, depending on the day, they can save 15% on lunch reservations
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Oct 19, 2012 5:00pm PDT
need to dial the area code when making local calls because the new 669 area code is being added to the region. this affects people in santa clara county and parts of alameda and santa cruz counties, as well. no matter which area code you live in, 408 or 669, you will first need to dial 1. >>> it wouldn't just change the san francisco skyline. the plans for a building that would reign tallest on the west coast. >> speaking of rainfall, we are going to have some of that soon. the last time we have had a widespread .25" rainfall in the bay area, six months ago. april 25th. it's not raining yet but i'll let you know when it will be in your forecast coming up. >> then meteorite hunters searching for treasure in all the wrong places. the new area scientists say they should be looking. ,,,,,, >>> happening now, a traffic mess in the south bay. a jackknifed big rig overturned and is spilling diesel fuel on northbound 101 in san jose. one lane is closed as crews try to keep the spilled fuel from pouring into storm drains and other lanes of traffic north of 13th street. in addition to the on
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